Published Survey
Submission Number: 134
Submission ID: 134
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Created: Wed, 03/18/2020 - 04:21
Completed: Fri, 07/29/2022 - 13:56
Changed: Mon, 08/01/2022 - 09:52

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Language: English

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Submitted to: Published Survey

Contact Information

3200 South University Drive
Fort Lauderdale
Florida
33328
United States
Florida
Yes

Program Application Deadline

July 01, 2023
Yes
Yes
$50
The PharmGRAD application deadline is July 01, 2023 and the NSU, secondary application deadline is July 30,2023. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis until August 05, 2023.
Yes

Program Description

The M.S. in Pharmaceutical Affairs is a one-year graduate program designed for people interested in the acquisition of knowledge and skills in the health care and biomedical fields. The degree prepares students for managerial positions in the pharmaceutical industry, health care systems, academia, managed care organizations, contract research organizations, and governmental and nongovernmental agencies. The degree provides additional preparation prior to pursuing professional careers within the health care system, such as pharmacy, medicine, physician assistant, and nursing, among others. Graduates will be able to critically analyze issues related to the health care environment and act as leaders in the field.
Yes

Institution Information

Private
Yes
Fall
  • Fort Lauderdale
  • Online
Yes

Degree Requirements

38
Not Required
Varies
Not Required
Not Required
Not Required
The program requires passing a capstone course during the last semester.
Yes

Degree Information

The MSPA program is available on campus in Fort Lauderdale or online from anywhere.
Health Outcomes, Health Policy, Health Services, Human Population, Patient Safety, Pharmaceutical Marketing, Pharmaceutical Science, Pharmacoeconomics, Pharmacology, Pharmacy Management, Pharmacy Marketing, Pharmacy Policy, Public Health
Yes

Program Statistics

Yes
10
Last academic year-country of origin of the accepted students:
10
0
2.3
Yes
Last academic year-graduates job placement:
Most of the graduates are pursuing professional careers with in the health care system.
1
Yes

GRE and Other Tests

No
TOEFL or IELTS
• TOEFL: score of 80 on the Internet-based test or 213 on the computer-based
• IELTS: score of 6.0 on the test module
• Duolingo: score of 105 on the Internet-based test
• Required for complete also demonstrate English proficiency by successfully completing a Baccalaureate, professional or master’s degree from an English-speaking country, or two college-level English composition courses at a regionally accredited college or university with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 on a 4.0
Yes

Letters of Recommendation

Yes
2
Two letters of recommendations, on official letterhead with a signature, 1 from a science professor and a second from either a science or a non-science professor, or healthcare provider.
Yes

Other Admission Requirements

2.0
Part One: Apply with PharmGRAD
1. Complete PharmGRAD application and make sure it is verified.
2. Request your transcripts and/or foreign evaluation.
3. Optional, PCAT or other standardized exams scores.
4. If applicable, English Proficiency test scores. PharmGRAD accepts TOEFL scores. EILTS or Duolingo scores can be sent directly to NSU. Please see address below.
5. Preprofessional letters of recommendation should be on proper letterhead and signed with a pen.
Part Two: NSU College of Pharmacy Online Supplemental Application
1. Complete secondary application. An invitation to apply will be emailed by NSU College of Pharmacy after your PharmGRAD application is verified.
2. Nonrefundable application fee of $50.
3. Submit additional supplemental updates and documents requested by NSU College of Pharmacy admissions.
Yes

Financial Support

0
None
Work study opportunities are available.
Yes

Background Checks and Drug Screenings

No
No
Yes